Posts for death

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Babyhood April 20, 2020

1.Wash and fold, paper doll,these clothes in an empty crib,and the thin leather of shoesnot meant to be walked in—wipe…

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Instructions

Taking Flight April 20, 2020

Son, when I die, bury me in a beautiful place. But save the flowers.Save them for the romance, or the…

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Dust and Water

General/Column June 17, 2019

Once, I ran headlong into the waves and let their salty sheets enfold my body, drench clothes and shoes newly…

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Learning to Be a Magician

General/Column December 17, 2018

For the Mothers My advice is to wear red silk, stand on stage, where all mothers of dying sons stand,…

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